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Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado

Considering a career as a Civil Engineering Technician in Colorado?

18.8% Jobs Projection
$56,010 Median Salary
120 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Civil Engineering Technicians Work in Colorado?

In Colorado, there were 1,370 people working as Civil Engineering Technicians in the year 2018.

There were 1,220 Civil Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 150 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Civil Engineering Technicians in CO Employment Trend

The typical state has 970 Civil Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Colorado has more Civil Engineering Technicians than average.

Civil Engineering Technicians in CO vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Civil Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 18.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.9%.

Job Projections for Civil Engineering Technicians: Nation vs. CO

Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 120 annual job openings, and a total of 1,580 jobs for Colorado Civil Engineering Technicians in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,200 annual jobs and 81,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Civil Engineering Technicians Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Civil Engineering Technicians ranged from $33,540 to $79,660 with $56,010 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.13 to $38.3. The median hourly rate was $26.93.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $23.8 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $3.13.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Civil Engineering Technicians Earnings: CO vs. National Average

Top Colorado Metros for Civil Engineering Technicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Civil Engineering Technicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 780 $56,100
Colorado Springs, CO 180 $57,360
Fort Collins, CO 100 $48,010
Greeley, CO 80 $48,980
Boulder, CO 70 $61,190
Grand Junction, CO 30 $59,110

Top States for Civil Engineering Technicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Civil Engineering Technicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 10,230 $47,230
California 7,830 $67,110
Florida 3,510 $49,640
North Carolina 3,190 $47,870
Pennsylvania 2,410 $54,400
Kentucky 2,140 $46,040
Virginia 2,100 $52,020
Minnesota 2,040 $62,650
New York 2,010 $60,260
Wisconsin 1,970 $53,590
Ohio 1,910 $57,720
Tennessee 1,870 $36,850
Illinois 1,710 $65,180
Michigan 1,690 $55,010
Washington 1,630 $66,500
Alabama 1,430 $37,920
Georgia 1,430 $46,380
Colorado 1,370 $56,010
Maryland 1,290 $50,020
Oklahoma 1,130 $48,190

Below are the states where Civil Engineering Technicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $73,010
Connecticut $68,290
California $67,110
Washington $66,500
Illinois $65,180
Minnesota $62,650
Oregon $62,620
New York $60,260
New Hampshire $59,100
Ohio $57,720

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation CO Employment Total
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians 1,800
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters 1,530
Industrial Engineering Technicians 1,260
Mechanical Engineering Technicians 500
Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians 340
Environmental Engineering Technicians 300
Electro-Mechanical Technicians 240

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